Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2012
1-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1967
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1989
Mar–Apr 2012
2-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1967
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1934
Ties: 1985, 2001
Feb–Apr 2012
3-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1922
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1925, 1928, 2005
Jan–Apr 2012
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1922
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1905, 1995
Dec 2011–Apr 2012
5-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917, 1949
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1931, 1990
Nov 2011–Apr 2012
6-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1970
Oct 2011–Apr 2012
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1926
Sep 2011–Apr 2012
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1930, 1988, 2007, 2019
Aug 2011–Apr 2012
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1930, 2003
Jul 2011–Apr 2012
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1930
Jun 2011–Apr 2012
11-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1918, 1951, 1988
May 2011–Apr 2012
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2015
Ties: 1987, 1995
Nov 2010–Apr 2012
18-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1949
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2015
Ties: 1905, 1931, 1968
May 2010–Apr 2012
24-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1913
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1927, 1951, 1962, 1971, 2000
May 2009–Apr 2012
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913, 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1987, 1991, 1999
May 2008–Apr 2012
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 1962, 1989, 1995, 1999, 2011
May 2007–Apr 2012
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 1989, 1990, 1994, 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/